Heating System Inspections

Heating System Inspections Technical Course

Course Description | 8-Hour Self-Paced Course

Learn how to identify and inspect heating systems using applicable standards for material selection and installation procedures to assess immediate and long-term safety and maintenance issues that may affect people or the performance of the building. Understand which professional and/or resource is most appropriate to refer a client to for maintenance/correction of defects.

  • Module 1 – Mechanical Inspection Introduction
  • Module 2 – Basic Concepts, Terminology, Combustion Air
  • Module 3 – Inspecting Heating Systems, Gas Forced Air Furnaces
  • Module 4 – Inspecting Gas Furnaces
  • Module 5 – Gas & Oil- Floor Furnaces, Wall Furnaces
  • Module 6 – Gas & Oil- Vented and Unvented Room Heaters, Vented Decorative Appliances
  • Module 7 – Category I Gas Appliance Venting
  • Module 8 – Category I Gas Appliance Venting Defects
  • Module 9 – Category III and IV Gas Appliance Ventings
  • Module 10 – Oil Heating Systems
  • Module 11 – Electric Heating Systems
  • Module 12 – Hot Water Heating Systems
  • Module 13 – Steam Heating Systems
  • Module 14 – Solid Fuel or Dual Fuel Furnaces and Boilers
  • Module 15 – Humidifiers


Other Technical Courses

Exterior Inspections
Interior Inspections
Structure Inspections
Roof Inspections
Electrical Inspections
Cooling System Inspections
Our full home inspector training course is also available. Learn about all of the areas listed above and more!